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CSPAN
Jan 6, 2013 9:30pm EST
the nation's biggest source of greenhouse gas pollution which is our power plants. hurricane sandy wasn't caused by climate change but made worse by climate change. the surge here in new york was higher because the oceans are higher. the winds of the hurricane were speedier because the oceans are warmer. so we've got to attack power plants and reduce the carbon pollution from them, which not only causes climate change but also things like asthma and cancer. we also have to attack fossil fuel subsidies, in my view, subsidies for the fossil fuel industry now outweigh renewal subsidies by 75-1. we've got to level the playing field so clean energy has a chance to compete. in the meantime, we've also got to increase r&d for clean energy and preserve the limited subsidies that we do have such as the production tax credit for wind power. i also predict that 2013 will be the year when we begin to finally modernize our electric grid which is incredibly antiquated. we saw again in hurricane sandy that a few places in new york city like co-op city, were able to become islands of power and keep the
CSPAN
Jan 5, 2013 3:55pm EST
about climate change. that will lead them put in place common-sense rules. half hurricane sandy was not caused by climate change but it was made worse by it. the surge in new york was higher because the oceans are higher. the winds were speedier because the oceans are warmer. we have got to attack power plants and reduce the carbon pollution from them. it not only causes climate change, but also asthma and cancer. we also have to attack fossil fuel subsidies. but we have got to level the playing field so clean energy has a chance to compete. we must finally modernize our electric grid, which is incredibly antiquated. we saw a few places were able to become islands of power and keep their lights on while other places had to evacuate patients. there are more antiquated policies we need to change. if you have solar panels on your house, not only should you be able to feed them in the great, but you should be able to use them to keep the lights on. all sorts of power production should be facilitated by the rules in all of our states. this will be the year when we begin to get the po
CSPAN
Jan 6, 2013 2:00am EST
discussion about congressional action on funding relief for victims of hurricanes in the. -- sandy. debbie, chairman of the agriculture committee, talks about the farm bill after a small part was passed. sunday at 10:00 a.m. and 6:00 a.m. eastern on c-span. >> i do not know, someone took a shot. i went down. there was something like 69 tanks that past. each one would fire into the group. >> put simply, in this town, the 150 were made captive and 80 4 of them were shot down by ss forces. the survivors played dead in the field after they were fired on by machine guns at close range, from the distance from myself to you in the audience. machine guns were fired at this man. they did not run. they fell to the ground. >> and american convoy is spotted and captured by german troops. author danny barker on the massacre, sunday night at 9:00 eastern, part of american history tv on c-span 3. >> what i like about c-span, it is very thorough. every program my watch is available on c-span. >> i enjoy the coverage you have on the floor and the debate on the floor as well as the hearings to cover for the
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